Law and Policy

FILE - Three members of the Women's March group protest in support of access to abortion medication outside the Federal Courthouse on Wednesday, March 15, 2023 in Amarillo, Texas. Matthew Kacsmaryk, a Texas judge who sparked a legal firestorm with an unprecedented ruling halting approval of the nation's most common method of abortion, Friday, April 7, 2023, is a former attorney for a religious liberty legal group with a long history pushing conservative causes. (AP Photo/David Erickson)
What the Latest Abortion Pill Ruling Means for You

The 5th Circuit’s ruling maintains mifepristone’s availability for now, but severely limits access in ways that could harm patients seeking abortion care.

Former President Donald Trump listens as he speaks with reporters while in flight on his plane after a campaign rally at Waco Regional Airport, in Waco, Texas, Saturday, March 25, 2023, while en route to West Palm Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Why Trump Was Indicted

A Manhattan grand jury voted to indict Donald Trump for his role in a $130,000 payment made to adult film star Stormy Daniels in the days leading up to the 2016 election. 

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., walks to the chamber for final votes as the House wraps up its work for the week, at the Capitol in Washington, Friday, Dec. 2, 2022. McCarthy is seeking enough GOP backing to become Democrat Nancy Pelosi's successor when Republicans take control of the House in the new Congress. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
House Republicans’ Agenda Focuses on Social Security Cuts and Sham Investigations—Not Working Families

Between Republicans’ economic agenda, spurious investigations, and threatened impeachments, the House is looking at a busy but unproductive year.

Trump Wanted the IRS to Investigate His Political Enemies, According to His Former Chief of Staff

Former White House Chief of Staff John F. Kelly told the New York Times that the former president wanted investigations into those he believed to be his enemies, including former FBI director James Comey and former FBI official Andrew McCabe. 

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‘Es una cuestión de libertad fundamental’: Entrevista con el fiscal general de Nevada, Aaron Ford, parte 3

En la tercera y última parte de nuestra serie de entrevistas con el fiscal general de Nevada (AG, por sus siglas en inglés), Aaron Ford, hablamos sobre sus principales prioridades para un posible segundo mandato, su defensa de los derechos reproductivos y de los resultados de las elecciones de Nevada de 2020, y lo que ha hecho para garantizar la justicia económica para sus electores.

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‘It’s an Issue of a Fundamental Liberty’:  Interview With Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford, Part 3

In the third and final part of our interview series with Nevada Attorney General (AG) Aaron Ford, we talk about his top priorities for a potential second term, his defense of reproductive rights and Nevada’s 2020 election results, and what he’s done to ensure economic justice for his constituents.

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‘Soy el abogado del pueblo’: entrevista con el fiscal general de Nevada, Aaron Ford, parte 2

En la segunda parte de nuestra serie de entrevistas con el fiscal general de Nevada (AG, por sus siglas en inglés), Aaron Ford, aprendemos sobre lo que hace como fiscal general estatal, sus esfuerzos para abordar la seguridad pública y su trabajo con la comunidad latina de Nevada.